Category Archives: Trading Standards

Zenith Staybrite Ltd pleads guilty

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Zenith Staybrite Ltd pleads guilty to 5 breaches of Consumer Rights Protection via its legal representatives at Guildford Crown Court on Friday 15 July. Consumer Rights Protection should deter companies; their directors and sales people from misleading offers that disguise … Continue reading

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Double glazing salesman jailed

Cold Callers

A double glazing salesman jailed after he pleaded guilty to multiple breaches of consumer protection which resulted in his elderly victims being cheated out of thousands of pounds. According to recent reports in Trinity Mirror North West, Andrew Bagshaw a 39-year-old businessman … Continue reading

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Company caught adding reviews about themselves

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Another company has been caught adding a review about themselves. We wont shame them as often companies are simply testing the system to ensure the review system actually works and is simple to use. However whilst no system is ever … Continue reading

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TRUSTMARK ASSURES ADVICE THROUGH PARTNERSHIP

Trustmark

PRESS RELEASE FOR TRUSTMARK, TRUSTMARK ASSURES ADVICE TO ITS FIRMS THROUGH PARTNERSHIP WITH BUCKINGHAMSHIRE AND SURREY TRADING STANDARDS As the new consumer legislation comes into force today, TrustMark, the only Government-endorsed scheme for all trades in and around the home, today announced a … Continue reading

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‘Aggressive’ window salesman jailed for agressive pressure selling

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According to a press release on trading standards web site “A rogue window salesman who targeted elderly people on their own doorsteps by aggressively pressuring them into agreeing to have work done has been jailed”. The article says that Ismail … Continue reading

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